• Seahawks to sign defensive end Patrick Chukwurah

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Jan 9, 2013
    Replacing him on the roster, though, will be someone much less familiar to Seahawks fans: 33-year-old Patrick Chukwurah. Chukwurah isn't just old. Patrick Chukwurah hasn't played in an NFL regular-season game since 2007, when he was with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Chukwurah’s most productive season in the NFL came with the Denver Broncos in 2006 when he had 4.5 sacks and 25 tackles in 14 games. Irvin is expected to step into Clemons’ role with Chukwurah and others likely to rotate as well. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Chukwurah worked out for Seattle on Tuesday along with Ray Edwards, Aaron Maybin and Travis Laboy. On Wednesday, the Seahawks are expected to sign him to the roster in an effort to regroup from the loss of Chris Clemons, who suffered a season-ending knee injury Sunday in Seattle's wild-card win at Washington. During those dark years, he spent plenty of time working out, which is how we wound up with this poorly lit, out-of-focus video of him working out to a lesser Rihanna track. Indispensable stuff, that.
    • The Man The Seahawks Signed To Replace Chris Clemons Hasn't Played In An NFL Game Since 2007

      The Seahawks lost 31-year-old defensive end Chris Clemons to an ACL injury in Sunday night's game at Washington's green-painted dust bowl. 22-year-old rookie sack specialist Bruce Irvin will replace him in the starting lineup at the "Leo" posi…
      Source: deadspin.com

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